Zip Code 38873 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTishomingo
Zip Code StateMississippi
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Tishomingo
Secondary County: Prentiss
Area Code662
Current Population:2719
Racial Majority:White 86.64%
Public School Racial Majority:White 89.2%
Unemployment Rate:3.3%
Median Household Income$31422
Average Adjusted Gross Income$43020
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time27.2 Minutes
Time Zone:Central Standard Time
Elevation Range440 - 591 ft.
Area91 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)34.66021700, -88.25573200

Zip Code 38873 Description

Zip Code 38873 is located in the state of Mississippi in the Columbus - Tupelo - West Point metro area. Zip code 38873 is primarily located in Tishomingo County. Portions of 38873 are also located in Prentiss County. The official US Postal Service name for 38873 is TISHOMINGO, Mississippi. Portions of zip code 38873 are contained within or border the city limits of Paden, MS, Tishomingo, MS, . The area code for zip code 38873 is 662. 38873 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Mississippi.

The current unemployment level in 38873 is 3.3% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 3.9% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 4.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 38873 increased to 2719 from 2514 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 38873 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 38873 public schools is White. 78.7% of students in 38873 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2392 86.64% 2411 -1%
 Black Or African American 349 12.64% 234 +49%
 Hispanic 0 0% 38 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 4 0.14% 5 -20%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 27 0.58% 27 -41%

Zip Code 38873 Race/Ethnicity

 White 89.2%
 Black Or African American 9.6%
 Hispanic 0.3%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.9%

Zip Code 38873 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population27192514
Male Population47.60%
Female Population52.40%
Total Households1111
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
78.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$31422
Income Under $50K Per Year72.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year21.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year5.70%
38873 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Mississippi District 1Trent KellyRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Mississippi Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$130000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$100046
Current Unemployment Level 3.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level3.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfa - Humid Subtropical Climate
Ecoregion 65j - Transition Hills
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 38873 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)30334148576569676149403349
Avg Max Temp (°F)50556573808791908475635372
Avg Precip (In.)5.274.646.265.195.924.544.233.213.923.475.365.9157.93
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneCentral Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Chicago
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-6 Hours